Service/Procedure Summary

Adult patients are 16 years old or older. This procedure removes the foreskin of the penis.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
170 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
243 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
170 days
217 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
139 days
300 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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225 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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29 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
83 days
69 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
59 days
167 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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149 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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18 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
100 days
59 days
Truro
125 days
112 days
Halifax
42 days
203 days
Sydney
217 days
70 days
Halifax
180 days
174 days
Truro
86 days
291 days
Halifax
170 days
213 days
Halifax
345 days
48 days
Kentville
185 days
225 days
Dartmouth
215 days
309 days
Halifax
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Halifax
149 days
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Sydney
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123 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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448 days
Halifax
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Antigonish
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Amherst
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Inverness
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Dartmouth
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225 days
Kentville
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229 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Sydney
77 days
23 days
Truro
48 days
53 days
Halifax
50 days
53 days
Sydney
71 days
34 days
Halifax
10 days
108 days
Halifax
92 days
104 days
Truro
60 days
167 days
Dartmouth
139 days
118 days
Halifax
238 days
33 days
Kentville
137 days
142 days
Halifax
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Halifax
97 days
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Sydney
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15 days
Halifax
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Kentville
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208 days
Halifax
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Antigonish
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Amherst
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Inverness
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Dartmouth
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148 days
Kentville
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90 days

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